As far as I go, I can always go
further. As high as I reach,
I can always reach higher. As I walk towards the horizon, new views
me. For when a person reaches for greatness, only Hashem is the limit;
Hashem has no limits.
Glorious horizons glisten; awesome
mountains call me;
fabulous feats invite me. They are mine, my potential. I work at them
work for them now!
Wondrous success awaits me, a
paradise of glory. Therefore,
I put my shoulder to the boulder;
I roll up my sleeves and get to work. I pay attention to the task at
the gold just beyond my reach. I concentrate on doing a good job. I
reaching my every dream.
I grasp happiness; I take pleasure in
all I have. I see the
gifts Hashem gives me, the wealth He pours into my life. I think of the
eat, the bed I sleep in, the family and friends that surround me. I
look to the
challenge my everyday provides me, the chance Hashem gives me to grow,
I realize how rich I am, and how poor I would be without these
benefits. Then I
thank Hashem for His kindness, for his care. I rejoice in my reality.
The best happiness is the happiness
that sneaks in unawares.
It is the happiness that comes as I focus on doing my duty. It is the
enjoy as I feed my family or fulfill some other duty. It is the
pours through me as I pray with my heart, as I toil over my studies, as
I focus on my projects, and I live
them. I work towards my
goals, my dreams, and I enter a world of movement, a world that hums, a
that sings and dances. I live my life fully, and I enter a world of
I rejoice all my life. There is so
much good in it. Every
moment is a gain. A gulp of air excites me. I drink it in like wine.
is a masterpiece. It overflows with intricate detail, with endless
sound is a symphony. Every person is a friend. Every meal is a feast.
I focus on my thoughts –
words of Torah, memories, hopes and
dreams. Here are old, familiar ideas; these are my friends. Then, as I
these ideas, as I turn them over, they show me new angles, new faces. I
deeper, I concentrate, and they sparkle. They begin to sing. They are
lively, so lovely. They are a source of celebration.
I love my life. Even when things don’t
go as I wish them to, I love it. I know that all this is for
my benefit. It is all for my good.
I love the world I live in. I look at
its glory, its
elegance, its charm. I walk its roads. I embrace its space. I breathe
richness. I feel the wind. I taste the rain. I reach for its skies.
When I am too warm or too cold, I
make the best of the
situation. I enjoy its discomfort. I recognize how the warmth heals me.
how the cold revives me. I accept it. I appreciate it.
I look at other people. I focus on their
many good features. I seek out their beauty, their
brilliance, their greatness.
Being with other people pleases me. I love them.
I love my friends. They support me in
so many ways. They add
so much to my life. How poor I am without them. I owe them great heaps
and silver. I owe them so much. This is why I encourage and help them.
them in any way I can.
I love my family. I love the things
we share, the affection
we must feel. I am with these special people that I may learn from them
through them. I encourage and help them in any way I can.
The people in my life teach me many
things – how to give,
how to take, how to share. They do not always act or speak as they
this too is good. For they show me how to accept their differences.
me to respect them. Such respect draws me still closer to them.
I love myself. I love my unique
qualities, my special
strengths. I appreciate my abilities. I respect my talents. Daily,
me new realms to conquer. He adds to my influence. He extends my
duties. I feel
privileged that Hashem entrusts me with such wealth.
I focus on my strengths. I cultivate
them. I serve Hashem
with all He gives me. My attitude brings me new and exciting
love the challenges this brings.
I love Hashem. All I have, my world,
my family, my friends,
my self, is from Him. All I enjoy is His. It is all His gift. I
and I love Him.